Business Support

If you need to talk in detail about applications please e-mail businesssupport@midsussex.gov.uk and a member of the revenue and benefits team will get back to you (please note this may take a few days as the team are extremely busy)

Small Business Rates Relief

Do you get Small Business Rates Relief on Business Rates Bill? (not likely for charities)

If YES – Small Business Rates Grant (www.grantapproval.co.uk)

Charitable Relief

Do you get Mandatory or Discretionary Charitable Relief (shown on business rates bill)?
If YES – not able to get Small Business Rates Grant, but CAN apply for discretionary grants and can apply for help with property costs (www.grantapproval.co.uk)

Expanded Retail Discount

Before Covid-19 were you offering a service visiting members of the public?
If YES – may be able to also get Retail Hospitality and Leisure Grant (www.grantapproval.co.uk)

BUSINESSES

Can apply for Business Grants (www.grantapproval.co.uk)

Guidance information

Guidance for Grants
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/881040/business_support_grants-local_authorities_guidance.pdf

Discretionary Grants
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/885011/local-authority-discretionary-grants-fund-guidance-local-government.pdf

Expanded Retail Discount
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/877758/Expanded_Retail_Discount_Guidance_02.04.20.pdf

Business  Grants
https://www.midsussex.gov.uk/revsandbens/business-rates/new-grants-for-business-rates/

Workplace Health Support

The Mid Sussex Wellbeing team is now offering free virtual Workplace Health Support. This includes up to six virtual lifestyle sessions to employees within the Mid Sussex area.

These personalised sessions will be with a qualified wellbeing advisor discussing lifestyle and offering signposting to individuals.

If your workplace is interested in any specific Health talks, they are also able to arrange these virtually for up to eight employees per session.

To discuss any of the above, please get in touch with Julia, the Workplace Health Coordinator on 07395 283602  or via e-mail Julia.Meckael@midsussex.gov.uk